News Archive

February 21, 2017

Media Contact
Jim Webster, Wildfire Partners/
Boulder County Land Use
720-564-2600

Neighborhood meeting for Cold Springs Fire community members Feb. 27

Boulder County, Colo. - A
neighborhood meeting has been scheduled for Monday, Feb. 27 for the residents
who live within and adjacent to the Cold Springs Fire burn zone.

When: Monday, Feb.
27, 6-7:30 p.m.
Where: Nederland
Community Center,
750 Hwy 72, Nederland
Who: Residents who
live within and
adjacent to Cold Springs Fire burn area

The focus of the meeting will be on “life
after a wildfire” and the various issues and challenges associated with
recovery. A few survivors of the 2010 Fourmile Canyon Fire will serve on a
panel and share recovery stories and answer questions.

Some of the topics that will be
discussed include:

  • What to expect in terms of
    revegetation
  • How to deal with burnt tree and
    weeds
  • The impact to the neighborhood
    and emotional recovery

In addition, they will provide tips
about working with your insurance company, construction, permitting, and
taking care of yourself.

For more information about
this meeting, contact Garry Sanfaçon, Cold Springs Fire and Flood Recovery
Manager, at 720-564-2642 or gsanfacon@bouldercounty.org.